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MMT Observing Schedule: January – April 2021

The observing schedule for January – April 2021 can be found here.

Nat Carleton Obituary

Nat Carleton passed away on February 25, 2020 at the age of 90. Nat was one of the founding fathers of the MMT Observatory. He served as SAO’s Project Scientist, along with Bill Hoffman at the University …

Mechanical failure in the Hecto fiber positioner

A mechanical failure in the Hecto fiber positioner has temporarily disabled it. Binospec has been mounted on the MMT in place of Hecto during November. Planning for servicing Hecto while respecting COVID-19 travel and social distancing restrictions is underway. If …

MMT Observing Schedule: August – December 2020

The observing schedule for August – December 2020 can be found here.